short biography

Artemisia Gentileschi (Artemisia Lomi Gentileschi, b. 1593, Rome, d. 1652, Naples) was an important Baroque artist, portraying portraits and dramatic naturalistic scenes. In 1616 she became the first woman to be admitted to the Florentine Academy of Fine Arts.

show more show less


show more show less
  • 03. Dec 24. Jan 2021
    ARTEMISIA The National Gallery, London
  • 20. Oct 29. Jan 2006
    Self Portrait National Portrait Gallery, London